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Flashcards in Week 31 Deck (20):
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heresy

n. unbelief, dissent, lack of faith

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prudent

adj. wise, cautious

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ostensible

adj. outward, pretended, seeming

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fervid

adj. intense, enthusiastic, passionate

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spurious

adj. false, counterfeit, specious

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propagate

v. produce, multiply, spread

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anomaly

n. irregularity, abnormality

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innocuous

adj. harmless, mild, innocent

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surfeit

n. excess, superabundance

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milieu

n. environment, setting

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strident

adj. shrill, harsh, rough

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concomitant

adj. accompanying, attending

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lassitude

n. weariness, fatigue

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deleteroius

adj. bad, harmful

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efficacy

n. power to produce an effect

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dissent

v. differ, disagree, protest

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ferment

n. uproar, agitation, turmoil

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attenuated

adj. weakened, thinned, decreased

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arbiter

n. judge

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incumbent

adj. morally required